17 relations: Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society, Camberwell, Victoria, Connecting rod, Crankshaft, Fellow of the Royal Society, Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge, Hydraulic engineering, James Watt International Gold Medal, Maldon, Victoria, Newcastle upon Tyne, Osborne Reynolds, Phil Irving, Steam turbine, The Perse School, Thrust bearing, Trinity College, Cambridge, University of Melbourne.
The Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society is an academic journal on the history of science published annually by the Royal Society.
Camberwell is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 10 km east of Melbourne's Central Business District.
A connecting rod is a shaft which connects a piston to a crank or crankshaft in a reciprocating engine.
A crankshaft—related to crank—is a mechanical part able to perform a conversion between reciprocating motion and rotational motion.
Fellowship of the Royal Society (FRS, ForMemRS and HonFRS) is an award granted to individuals that the Royal Society judges to have made a "substantial contribution to the improvement of natural knowledge, including mathematics, engineering science and medical science".
Fitzwilliam College (often abbreviated "Fitz") is one of the constituent colleges of the University of Cambridge, England.
Hydraulic engineering as a sub-discipline of civil engineering is concerned with the flow and conveyance of fluids, principally water and sewage.
The James Watt Medal is an award for excellence in engineering established in 1937, conferred by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers in the United Kingdom.
Maldon is a town in Victoria, Australia, in the Shire of Mount Alexander local government area.
Newcastle upon Tyne, commonly known as Newcastle, is a city in Tyne and Wear, North East England, 103 miles (166 km) south of Edinburgh and 277 miles (446 km) north of London on the northern bank of the River Tyne, from the North Sea.
Osborne Reynolds FRS (23 August 1842 – 21 February 1912) was a prominent Irish innovator in the understanding of fluid dynamics.
Philip Edward Irving MBE, C.Eng., F.I.Mech.E., M.S.A.E., (1903–1992) was an Australian engineer and author, most famous for the Repco-Brabham Formula One and Vincent motorcycle engines.
A steam turbine is a device that extracts thermal energy from pressurized steam and uses it to do mechanical work on a rotating output shaft.
The Perse Upper School is a fee-charging, academically selective, independent secondary co-educational day school in Cambridge, England.
A thrust bearing is a particular type of rotary bearing.
Trinity College is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge in England.
The University of Melbourne is a public research university located in Melbourne, Australia.